Since 1970, Michael Shwedick has introduced America to the fascinating world of reptiles. One of America’s leading reptile wildlife educators, Michael’s program has educated and entertained more than 15,000 audiences from Miami to Boston. More than 100,000 people a year experience Reptile World. Featured in magazines like National Geographic WORLD and in hundreds of newspaper articles throughout the country, Michael instills a marvelous respect for both reptiles and his audiences.

The Reptile World program was designed to give audiences the opportunity to meet an interesting selection of live, large, colorful, and gentle reptiles from all over the world. Audiences enjoy discovering what reptiles are, what makes them different from birds and mammals, and how important they are in our environment. Many of the myths and misconceptions are dispelled, instilling a greater appreciation and understanding of these fascinating reptiles.

Some of the reptiles included in the program include

A beautiful, prehistoric looking Alligator Snapping Turtle
An amazing tropical lizard from South America or Africa
An American or Chinese Alligator
An African or Asian Crocodile
The brightly colored Mexican Milksnake
A young adult Boa Constrictor or Anaconda
A beautiful Indian rock python; and Several other fascinating snakes.

A Little about Reptile World 

45 years of presenting to nearly 15,000 audiences of all ages

Careful attention to the details and customization of your event

The reptiles we bring are those that any museum or zoo would be proud to exhibit

Licensed and Insured

“Through the years, Michael, you have been among the very best of all the attractions we have presented. Your unfailing humanity shines through in a performance of flawless drama and incomparable education. Adults, as well as children, learn from your program – about the “Reptile World” – and also some good lessons about life.”

Donn Murphy, Ph.D.

President & Executive Director, The National Theater, Washington, D.C.

Contact Reptile World to Schedule a Presentation or call 301-464-5600.